INSTITUTY

Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy"

Our address: 220107, Belarus, Minsk, Partizansky Ave. 77

Phone: (+375 17) 295-00-53

E-mail: rectorat@ipk.by

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The Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" was established in 1987, and it is a separate structural unit of the BNTU. The first director for over 20 years had been Gennady S. Kruglik, Professor, PhD in Physics and Mathematics. The Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" is currently headed by Oleg P. Reut, Professor, PhD in Engineering.

The main purpose of the Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" is staff training and retraining at the levels of higher and secondary special education, retraining of senior students of higher education institutions, vocational education of unemployed workers.

During the existence of the Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" more than 4,700 people were retrained, about 37,000 people improved their skills and 2,000 people undergo training in professional working.

The structure of the Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" includes 5 departments and 2 research laboratories. 5 Professors and 8 Associate Professors are on the staff of the Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy", the total number of teaching staff is about 60. Annually more than 200 highly qualified university professors, leading experts from research institutes, ministries and other organizations are involved into the education process. The Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" has modern education and technical facilities, several computer laboratoriess with Internet access.

The Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" also conducts research work (R&D) on a number of subject areas of science, technology and economics, successfully participates in the government support programs of basic and applied research.

Since 1987 the Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" published 11 monographs, over 400 scientific articles and 200 abstracts, received more than 70 patents. During this period, 6 collaborators have successfully defended their doctoral dissertations, 8 - PhD thesis, 7 got the academic rank of Professor and 5 - the academic rank of Associate Professor.

The high level of the scientific studies of the Branch of the BNTU "Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills and Staff Retraining on New Directions of Engineering, Technology and Economy" is confirmed by the evaluation of domestic and foreign scholars, as evidenced by the citation indexes in scientific journals of the scientists: L.S. Boginsky;, A.N. Golovin, N.A. Gusak, G.S. Kruglik, V.N. Matrosov, N.S. Petrov, E.E. Petyushik, O.P. Reut, V.E. Romanenkov.